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Forum: Jet Blast
26th Oct 2020, 12:47
Replies: 10,844
Views: 998,586
Posted By dead_pan

From the news across the globe, it appears the...

From the news across the globe, it appears the outbreak earlier this year was just the prelude to the main event.
Forum: Jet Blast
26th Oct 2020, 12:37
Replies: 29
Views: 1,183
Posted By dead_pan

Now there's a thought - perhaps Rishi could pay...

Now there's a thought - perhaps Rishi could pay for our fisherman to retrain as pirates? Arrr!
Forum: Jet Blast
26th Oct 2020, 12:34
Replies: 29
Views: 1,183
Posted By dead_pan

As was sort-of explained in Captain Philips. The...

As was sort-of explained in Captain Philips. The film did strike a broadly sympathetic tone at the beginning before going all muscular.

PS I understood it was those mega-Chinese trawler fleets...
26th Oct 2020, 10:45
Replies: 64
Views: 7,110
Posted By dead_pan

Can't believe no-one has mentioned the Wiggins...

Can't believe no-one has mentioned the Wiggins Aerodyne yet...
Forum: Jet Blast
26th Oct 2020, 10:41
Replies: 6,388
Views: 900,089
Posted By dead_pan

Would you, given your time again? I've done more...

Would you, given your time again? I've done more than my fair share of manual labour and office-based work throughout the years and I sure know which type of work I prefer (and which pays better).
...
Forum: Jet Blast
26th Oct 2020, 10:31
Replies: 29
Views: 1,183
Posted By dead_pan

Indeed, although its clearly a great excuse for...

Indeed, although its clearly a great excuse for the "'angin' is too good for 'em!" crowd to indulge in their little fantasies.
23rd Oct 2020, 16:17
Replies: 63
Views: 19,562
Posted By dead_pan

Tumbledown and An Ungentlemanly Act were both...

Tumbledown and An Ungentlemanly Act were both pretty good. Alas nothing to do with the air war though.
Forum: Jet Blast
23rd Oct 2020, 10:25
Replies: 10,844
Views: 998,586
Posted By dead_pan

I thought they were going to have a traffic light...

I thought they were going to have a traffic light system with 5 levels? I thought Scottish traffic lights were the same as ours, but I obviously wasn't paying attention.
Forum: Jet Blast
23rd Oct 2020, 10:23
Replies: 10,844
Views: 998,586
Posted By dead_pan

Christmas is cancelled?? Woohoo!! Every cloud and...

Christmas is cancelled?? Woohoo!! Every cloud and all that.
Forum: Jet Blast
23rd Oct 2020, 10:22
Replies: 3,853
Views: 172,893
Posted By dead_pan

It would be interesting to know which, if any,...

It would be interesting to know which, if any, candidate, this favours.

I'm watching Nate Silver's Twitter feed with interest. His analysis seems spot on - he was one of the few pollsters who...
Forum: Jet Blast
21st Oct 2020, 09:56
Replies: 10,844
Views: 998,586
Posted By dead_pan

There are numerous possible interpretations of...

There are numerous possible interpretations of this. Do we know for sure that they're not being released to general wards or even discharged? Also, the numbers may be dropping because over 85 year...
Forum: Jet Blast
21st Oct 2020, 08:10
Replies: 10,844
Views: 998,586
Posted By dead_pan

Bit of a daft comment. Firstly, many of those on...

Bit of a daft comment. Firstly, many of those on benefits would love a job, and see the prospects of such receding ever further. Secondly, I think its almost a given we're going to have another...
Forum: Jet Blast
21st Oct 2020, 08:06
Replies: 10,844
Views: 998,586
Posted By dead_pan

And those who were adamant that Nazi bombs...

And those who were adamant that Nazi bombs weren't actually that dangerous and only killed those who were going to die anyway.
Forum: Jet Blast
15th Oct 2020, 08:14
Replies: 10,844
Views: 998,586
Posted By dead_pan

Does anyone know if there's any effort to...

Does anyone know if there's any effort to determine exactly where and how individuals people who catch Covid (or at least those which are hospitalised) caught the virus, super-spreader incidents...
Forum: Jet Blast
14th Oct 2020, 07:56
Replies: 10,844
Views: 998,586
Posted By dead_pan

Yup, and far fewer people licking door handles...

Yup, and far fewer people licking door handles too (per Charlie Booker's Viral Screen Wipe...).
Forum: Jet Blast
14th Oct 2020, 07:53
Replies: 10,844
Views: 998,586
Posted By dead_pan

Some people just can't help themselves, can they?

Some people just can't help themselves, can they?
Forum: Jet Blast
13th Oct 2020, 13:06
Replies: 10,844
Views: 998,586
Posted By dead_pan

It will be interesting to see what impact all...

It will be interesting to see what impact all these additional measures we are currently taking will have on the annual flu season. Who knows, maybe overall deaths from respiratory illnesses may end...
Forum: Jet Blast
13th Oct 2020, 12:56
Replies: 3,853
Views: 172,893
Posted By dead_pan

Oh come on, you would too if you could ;) It...

Oh come on, you would too if you could ;)

It would certainly liven things up at Bisley...
Forum: Jet Blast
13th Oct 2020, 08:41
Replies: 3,853
Views: 172,893
Posted By dead_pan

Don't bring the Canadians into this.

Don't bring the Canadians into this.
Forum: Jet Blast
13th Oct 2020, 08:40
Replies: 3,853
Views: 172,893
Posted By dead_pan

This being highlighted by recent events in...

This being highlighted by recent events in Kenosha, when groups from both sides of the 'debate' were packing all kinds of firearms. I guess it keeps everyone honest, at least to a degree.
Forum: Jet Blast
9th Oct 2020, 18:53
Replies: 10,844
Views: 998,586
Posted By dead_pan

Err except that their grandparents are probably...

Err except that their grandparents are probably miles away and they won't see the until Christmas at the earliest.

Its odd but not so long ago many people hereabouts were more than happy for the...
Forum: Jet Blast
7th Oct 2020, 11:52
Replies: 11
Views: 1,160
Posted By dead_pan

Very sad news. An absolute rock legend. My...

Very sad news. An absolute rock legend.

My fave was Dance the Night Away - air guitars at the ready...

https://youtu.be/llfjDUB66Z4
Forum: Jet Blast
6th Oct 2020, 15:21
Replies: 3,853
Views: 172,893
Posted By dead_pan

The Dems would be foolhardy in the extreme to...

The Dems would be foolhardy in the extreme to pursue Trump if Biden does win next month, particularly given the febrile (ahem) climate in the country. Far better to let him shuffle off into relative...
Forum: Jet Blast
6th Oct 2020, 15:12
Replies: 3,853
Views: 172,893
Posted By dead_pan

I did idly wonder whether the Dems aren't really...

I did idly wonder whether the Dems aren't really that keen on winning the Presidency this year for this very reason, hence why they nominated Biden for the run. Who would honestly want to be in...
Forum: Jet Blast
6th Oct 2020, 12:01
Replies: 3,853
Views: 172,893
Posted By dead_pan

it does make you wonder what drives the man. Any...

it does make you wonder what drives the man. Any normal 74 year old would have thought "f*ck this for a game of soldiers - I'm outta here"
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